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abstrait
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abstract1

Fr    abstrait

adj

Antonym(s): concrete

Related term(s): conceptual

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 3; Martin & Ringham 2006: 17; Matthews 1997: 3; Nash 1968: 4; Palmatier 1972: 1 (also "abstract predicate inversion", "abstract syntax"); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 4-5 (abstract term); Trask 1993: 3

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abstract1
  abstract2
  abstract representation
  abstraction
  abstractness
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